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Introduction to Shopify

Introduction to Shopify

Welcome to Shopify! Whether you're opening a new online store or are interested in using Shopify as your ecommerce platform, you can find out more information about your options here.

After you register for a 14-day free trial, follow the initial setup guide to start using Shopify. The initial setup guide features step-by-step tutorials for the main tasks you need to complete before you start selling. In addition to the initial setup guide, you can print the setup checklist to track your progress.

If you are already selling on another platform but would like to move your store to Shopify, then get started with your store migration today.

Shopify Pricing plans

Shopify offers competitive rates and pricing plans to help you find one that fits your needs and budget.

If you are unsure which pricing plan to choose, then register for a 14-day free trial to see how Shopify's features can help you to sell your products and build your business. You can always upgrade your plan to add new features and functionality to your store.

Migrating to Shopify from another platform

If you already have an ecommerce website or are using a different ecommerce platform for your business, it's important to make sure that your product information and other content make it to Shopify.

You can go through these store migration considerations. This will help to ensure that your store migration goes as smoothly as possible. The steps that you need to take to migrate your store to Shopify depend on how your store is set up. The migration process could be complicated if your store has large amounts of data in multiple sets. If you're not sure how to complete the migration steps yourself, then you might want to hire a Shopify Expert to help you with the process.

Setting up your online store

After you've set up Shopify, most of the work is done.

  • Your online store will automatically use your Shopify settings for checkout and order fulfillment.
  • Your products will automatically appear on your online store.
  • Your online store is automatically assigned a unique .myshopify website address where your customers can find you.

There are a few steps you should follow before launching to make sure your online store is ready for customers.